Here are some of the warning signs that an individual may not be who they say they are:
Download this Red Hearts Red Flags Infographic for a printable version of these warning signs.
If you think you or someone you know has been affected by a romance imposter scam, we recommend that you act immediately, by following our guidelines below, and then proceed to our Report, Recover, andReinforce sections for further assistance.
These resources have been gathered, selected and vetted to help simplify the process of recovering after a cybercrime incident has taken place. You may need to contact organizations outside Fraudsupport.org. Results will vary depending on your circumstances.
Once you have notified the appropriate organizations and you are on the road to recovery, it is time to reinforce your cybersecurity, using these resources and tools.